Emma Barber, MD | Authors

Articles

Comparing Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Versus Surgery in Ovarian Cancer Care

June 01, 2017

Emma Barber, MD, UNC Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, UNC School of Medicine, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, discusses which patients with ovarian cancer are better candidates for neoadjuvant chemotherapy versus surgery.

Surgical Readmission and Survival in Patients With Ovarian Cancer

March 13, 2017

Emma Barber, MD, UNC Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, UNC School of Medicine, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, discusses surgical readmission and survival in patients with ovarian cancer. Neoadjuvant chemotherapy has been shown to decrease surgical morbidity, lowering the complication rates and risk of death.